The American Medical Informatics Association hopes to train 20,000 health care informaticists across the globe by 2020, and plans to start activities in early 2008. The association will offer education in public health, translational bioinformatics, knowledge management and research.
This article provides 10 suggestions for healthy eating, including eating moderate portions, maintaining a healthy weight, exercising, eating nutrient-rich foods, eating regular meals, reducing fat intake, conditioning the body and making dietary changes over time.
Exercise could help breast cancer patients complete chemotherapy, improve muscle strength, reduce body fat and gain self-esteem, according to a study. Researchers studied 242 women with breast cancer beginning treatment and found women assigned to a resistance or aerobic group completed more of their chemotherapy than women in a traditional care group.